New Alumni and Graduations

UWS Alumni Global Network 

Welcome Graduands

On the behalf of Western Sydney University, we would like to take this opportunity to welcome you the Alumni Community. 

On graduation you become a member of  Western Sydney University Global Alumni Network, establishing the first links in a life long connection with your University and fellow alumni.

We encourage you to stay connected update your contact details with the Alumni Office online to ensure that you are kept up to date with the latest alumni benefits, news and events.


Facebook Logo Check out the photos from the latest Graduations on our Alumni Facebook page (opens in a new window)     

What it means to be an Alum

December GraduatesAlumni is in place to provide all graduates from Western Sydney University ongoing involvement in the University's Community. As a graduate from Western Sydney University and its preceding institutions, you are automatically listed as part of the alumni.

Being a graduate provides you with an opportunity to remain engaged with the University with information on further education opportunities and the research focus of the University.

To find out more on what it means to be an alumni, visit our What is Alumni page online now.


Make the most of your GradLife membership 

GradLife Card Graduating? Don't forget to pick up your Alumni GradLife membership card on Graduation Day!

Once you have received your card, you can begin accessing the benefits.To find out more, visit the GradLife benefits page online now.

Didn't receive your GradLife card at Graduation or graduated in absentia? You can register to GradLife membership online now and tick yes in the GradLife member section. Your card will be mailed to your nominated postal address.

  1. Connect
    Keep in touch with your University.

    Update your details at for all the latest updates and news, and connect with fellow alumni on social media.
  2. Participate
    Join region and discipline based chapters, catch up with your classmates at events, share your stories with us, or even head back to campus for further study! Check out the latest news and join chapters online 
  3. Reap the rewards
    Access a growing range of deals and discounts with partners such as nib, Storage King, Bupa and Dell already on board with special offers available to our Alumni. Access them online at
  4. Boost your career
    You are now a member of the Global Alumni Network along with more than 150,000 of our graduates, a community of professionals ready to connect within Australia and overseas.

    ...and keep an eye out for the Online Alumni Global Directory - Coming Soon!
  5. Contribute
    Become an Active Alumni Ambassador for the University, sharing your journey, knowledge and experience with the next generation of students and alumni through volunteering, mentoring or financial support of scholarships to help those who otherwise may not make it to Uni.  

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Graduation is not an automatic process and you must apply for the next available graduation ceremony. For details on how to apply to graduate, please visit the Graduation webpage.

For graduation enquiries, please contact the Student Central Infoline on 1300 668 370

If you are graduating in the next round of ceremonies, remember to register for the Alumni GradLife Online Community. By completing this step you will have access to theGradLife and Alumni Benefits upon graduation.

Alumni Volunteers

Alumni VolunteersThe Alumni Unit has implemented a volunteer program for our Alumni. Numerous opportunities will be available throughout the year, including assisting at Graduation Ceremonies and other Events, working with Researchers and Student Mentoring.

 To join the Alumni Volunteers network, register for the Alumni GradLife online Community update your information and tick "Volunteers Network" under membership and hit submit.

To find out more, visit the Alumni Volunteer website online now.


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CareerHub is the ultimate online jobs noticeboard for students and graduates. There are hundreds of exclusive job opportunities uploaded on CareerHub every month, ranging from part-time and casual work, to graduate programs and unique internship opportunities. Furthermore, with a range of helpful career guides, CareerHub can help build up your portfolio!

To obtain access to CareerHub, register for the Alumni Online Community update your information and tick "Careers Network" under membership and hit submit.

 To learn more about CareerHub and current opportunities, visit our Alumni Careers website online now.

Graduation Giving

As you explore and enjoy everything life has to offer after university, think of how you can give back.

For just $25 a year you can support students experiencing financial hardship.

Give as you go. Make a Graduation Gift.